Inspired by Harvard's education research initiative, EdLabs @ Grand Valley State University (GVSU) Charter Schools Office (CSO) supports and facilitates research-based inquiry within the portfolio of GVSU’s charter schools. Evidence from EdLabs@GVSUCSO studies is used to further oversight and support for the 35,000+ students enrolled in GVSU charter schools.

Projects, Papers and Reports

Analysis of Teacher Educational Institute and Student Growth
We wanted to know if student success in the GVSU CSO portfolio was affected by where a teacher received his or her undergraduate and graduate degrees. Read white paper

Overview of Policy Efforts to Improve Education in Detroit
A lot has happened with Detroit education in the past 25 years. We took a brief look at how the current landscape was created. Read overview

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